Skagit Bridge Reopens

BURLINGTON, Wash. — Crews in Washington worked Saturday night to reopen the bridge over the Skagit River. The bridge collapsed four months ago after being hit by an oversize truck. Two vehicles carrying three people fell into the water. No one was killed. To complete the new section, workers had to remove a 500-ton temporary … Continue reading »

ODOT Shares Bridge Inspection Protocol

EUGENE, Ore. — The Skagit Bridge collapse has had local residents concerned about their bridges. The Oregon Department of Transportation said it couldn’t comment about what happened to the Skagit Bridge in Washington, but representatives hoped they could ease the public’s concerns by filling them in on how bridges in our area are taken care … Continue reading »